Public Safety, Civil Rights & Health Committee

Standing Committee of the City Council, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Regular Meeting
April 18, 2012
1:30 p.m. - Room 317 City Hall

NOTE: All cellular telephones and electronic devices to be switched to a non-audible function during Council and Committee meetings.

Committee Members Present:  Samuels, Gordon, Johnson, Hofstede, Hodges, Tuthill - 6 (quorum 4)

Council Committee Coordinator:  Anissa Hollingshead (612) 673-2296


Department of Regulatory Services

 1.   Animal Care & Control Donations:
       a) Accept by resolution in-kind donations of dog and cat food and treats, pet apparel, and animal care items from the following individuals and groups: Dr. Terri Derr, Kim K. Geise, Patricia Givogre, Volunteers at Underdog Rescue, Jen Kankoo, and an anonymous donor. 
       b) Accept by resolution in-kind donations of dog and cat food and treats, pet apparel, and animal care items from the following individuals and groups: Mary Kenefisk, Mandi Mogart, Mary Wick, Volunteers at Pet Project Rescue (PPR), Trish Moreland, Toni Yeamans, Nancy Johnson, and Cassy Jerrett. (Refer to W&M/Budget)

       Staff Report:  Animal Care Donations I-RCA & RSL, Animal Care Donations II-RCA & RSL
Action Taken:  Approved

Department of Health & Family Support

2.   Youth Violence Reduction Grant:
      Authorize application for a 3-year grant, not to exceed $1.5 million, from U.S. Department of Justice to replicate a proven strategy to reduce youth violence in Minneapolis. (Refer to W&M/Budget)

      Staff Report: DOJ Youth Violence Grant App-RCA
      Action Taken:  Approved

3.   Lead Poisoning Prevention Services:
      Execute contract with Hennepin County to accept $243,500 for lead poisoning prevention strategies; and Approve appropriation. (Refer to W&M/Budget)

      Staff Report: Lead Poisoning Preventation-RCA
      Action Taken:  Approved

Referred by City Council 4/13/2012

 4.   Public Plaza Resolution:
       Resolution establishing rules for public plazas owned or controlled by the City of Minneapolis.

       Staff Report:  Plaza Resolution
       Action Taken:  Public Hearing set for PSCH meeting of 5/2/2012

Next Regular PSC&H Committee Meeting: 5/2/2012
Committee actions referred to the next City Council Meeting: 4/27/2012
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Notice: A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05
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